Ryan Lehr, D.D.S., received his degree from Creighton University School of Dentistry. Dr. Lehr has clinical experience in diagnosis and treatment planning, preventative care, as well as restorative and prosthodontic dentistry. Dr. Lehr believes the responsibility of a dentist is to educate and guide patients so they can make their own decisions on oral health care. When recommending treatment options, Dr. Lehr explains the how and why, ensuring each patient gains a comprehensive understanding of his or her dental health needs. In all aspects of patient care, Dr. Lehr is attentitve to detail: he has an innate sense of aesthetics and artistry that he brings to each procedure.
A Monterey native, Dr. Lehr completed B.S. in Finance at Santa Clara University before heading to work on the trading floors in New York City and in private banking in San Francisco. Dr. Lehr then decided to pursue his lifelong dream of becoming a dentist.
Affiliated with numerous organizations, Dr. Lehr is an active member of the American Dental Association (ADA), California Dental Association (CDA), the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), and the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID). Dr. Lehr enjoys furthering his education in dentistry and considers himself a lifelong student of the profession. Dr. Lehr is an avid golfer, tennis player, skier and runner. For Dr. Lehr, being able to form lasting relationships with patients and follow in his father's footsteps of serving the Monterey Peninsula is a dream come true.